Meet The Influencers Making Brazil's Natural Hair Movement Mainstream
Inspired by a new generation of YouTubers and bloggers, Brazilian girls are ditching chemical straightening and blow dries.
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Making an Appearance at a Conference for Ugly People
At the first annual Ugly Conference, attendees aren't trying to "reclaim" anything. They're just trying to be seen as they are.
Ariana Grande Is Creating a 'thank u, next' Beauty Line
The "7 Rings" singer wants you to find some space on your shelf for her 'thank u, next' inspired beauty line.
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Dyeing My Hair Rainbow Colors Will Never Make Me 'Less Asian'
Rather than my race, my hair became what people recognized and distinguished me by. But as my white friends began to accept me, I realized that my acceptance of myself was suffering.
We Asked Young People Why They’re into Botox
“The younger generation understands what you see online is not real. But they’re more willing to look not-real because that’s what they’ve grown up with.”
In Photos: The Afrocentric Hair and Beauty Mall Turning Looks in London
“We want people to come, enjoy, and be educated by their experience."
What Makeup Does This Professional Dominatrix Wear to Work?
As with all things in life, says Siren Vandoll, sometimes things don't go according to plan—whether it's a liquid eyeliner disaster or a client who doesn't know what they want.
New York City Bans Discrimination Against Black Hairstyles
New guidelines recognize that harassing, threatening, or professionally punishing people because of their hair texture or style is racial discrimination.
Missy Elliott Inspired Me to Ditch My Naked Palette
Growing up, 21-year-old Abigail Cherubin felt like she had to pare back her makeup to fit in. But bold makeup helps her reject the stereotypes society places on Black women—even if sometimes it looks like she's crying glitter.
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Molly Ringwald on How DIY Nail Art Helps Her Empty Out Her Brain
"Nail art takes dexterity and focus, and when I'm doing it, I don't think about anything else. It's my form of weird meditation."
Splurging On High-End Beauty Helps This Executive Feel She's Got Her Life Together
High-end beauty products help 25-year-old Natasha Mwansa feel confident in the workplace. Just don't ask her about the Laura Mercier powder she left in a Starbucks–unless you want her to cry.
'Six Small Moments,' Today's Comic by Nishant Saldanha
Nishant Saldanha illustrates six moments about art, companionship, and beauty.